It’s time to move the clocks ahead one hour this weekend. Daylight Saving Time begins on Sunday morning.
Trish Greenwood with the Powell River Fire Department says you should also check and replace the batteries in your smoke detectors.
Greenwood notes it’s also a good time to check your carbon monoxide detectors.
Greenwood says having a working smoke detector can make the difference between life and death in a fire.
The time change is also a good time to check emergency kits to ensure they are full stocked and up-to-date.